Employment Law & Workplace Relations

Shanahan Tudhope Lawyers are a recognised leader in Employment and Workplace Law.

Our Employment Law & Workplace Relations Team specialises in all aspects of Employment Law, and is led by Adrian Shanahan and Deegan Fitzharris.

We act for corporate and individual clients across a broad spectrum of industries including banking and finance, advertising, IT, manufacturing, retail and professional services.

The services offered by the Employment Law & Workplace Relations Team include:

  • Reviewing and drafting of employment contracts;
  • Reviewing and drafting of employment policies, and employee incentive schemes;
  • Advising on the operation of Awards and enterprise agreements;
  • Advising employers and employees on terminations of employment, redundancy, discrimination, bullying, and workplace health & safety;
  • Conducting employment litigation of all types including unfair dismissal, adverse action and contractual disputes;
  • Drafting and advising regarding restraints of trade and employee confidentiality obligations, and issues arising
    from competitive behaviour by employees;
  • Conducting in-house training regarding employment law issues including discrimination, harassment and
    workplace bullying;
  • Compliance & regulatory issues and claims; and
  • Acting for employers in relation to enterprise bargaining.

Acknowledged as a leader in its field, our Workplace Relations Team has been nominated five times as a finalist for the Employment Specialist Law Firm of the Year in the ALB Australasian Awards.


Adrian Shanahan adrianshanahan@stlaw.com.au
Deegan Fitzharris deeganfitzharris@stlaw.com.au
Christopher Husband christopherhusband@stlaw.com.au
Liam Martin liammartin@stlaw.com.au